F1 thread - 2019 Season

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by aguerrrroooooooooooo, 5 Mar 2019.

  1. mat

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    I don't know that.

    Cheers for the info.
     
  2. growl

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    Mike Hawthorn, 0ur first British World Champion, beat Moss to the crown in 1958 thanks to scoring 2 more fastest laps than his countryman.
     
  3. DrBlueBob

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    Good knowledge G.
    Amazing racers back in the day. Cork hats for safety!
    John Surtees, the only man to be world champion on two wheels as well as four.
     
  4. SWP's back

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    Fucking idiotic idea. You’ll get people down in 4th with a big gap to 5th pitting for fresh tyres when there’s low fuel to get an extra point.
     
  5. growl

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    That would be rather exciting . Now we wouldn't want any of that unecessary drama, would we?
     
  6. growl

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    Yet he was never knighted...
     
  7. DrBlueBob

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    Edited to give an alternative view of the same thing, unless I'm being Clarkied...Again.
     
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  8. DrBlueBob

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    Just looked it up and yesterday was the second anniversary of Surtees' death. Every time I saw him interviewd he seemed an amazing bloke and a proper gentleman to boot.
     
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    Met him briefly a couple of times and he was indeed a splendid fellow.
     
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    Nobody In the same league as Hamilton, aside from the talent which verstappen, Vettel and a few others have, Hamilton has the steely composure under pressure they don't have, as demonstrated on numerous occasions during the previous title challenge, world title number 6 is on its way ...
     

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